CRH (SLOVAKIA), a.s., Turňa nad Bodvou Plant – Remediation of a Cement Silo No. 7On 6 October 2017, a remediation of a reinforced-concrete cement silo No. 7 of CRH (Slovakia), a.s., Turňa nad Bodvou plant, was successfully completed.
Remediation consisted of the following activities:
- Removal of parts of damaged and degraded concrete on the outer surface of the silo;
- High-pressure cleaning of the outer surface of the silo by water jet;
- Repair of the damaged and exposed reinforcement;
- Filling of cracks;
- Reprofiling of concrete at the exterior surface of the silo;
- Injection-filling of working joints of the silo;
- Equalization of the outer surface of the silo;
- Full-area application of a corrosion inhibitor;
- Painting of the outer surface of the silo.